5 top-tips for tackling continuous testing

5 top-tips for tackling continuous testing

5 top-tips for tackling continuous testing One of the biggest challenges facing today’s CIO is the pressure to roll out new IT innovations while managing the increased risk of technical failure. Our dependency on complex IT solutions, from the integration of consumer-facing apps with back-office core systems, alongside cloud, IoT…

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Facebook sets aside £3.8bn for FTC privacy fine

Facebook has set aside $5bn (£3.8bn) to pay for a privacy fine levied by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over the Cambridge Analytica scandal, eating into the $5bn profit that the company generated over the first quarter of 2019, according to the Drum. Privacy fine The firm was hit…
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Microsoft reports £23.7bn in Q3 2019 revenue

Microsoft announced on Wednesday (April.24th) strong growth in its latest third-quarter results, crediting continued cloud uptake in the commercial sector and an increase in consumers subscribing to its Office 365 services. In the quarter ending on March 31st, the company saw an increase in revenue, operating income and profit compared…

Vision Blue acquires loan origination software provider SamePage

Vision Blue, a company which offers software for the credit and debt recovery sectors, confirmed last Monday (April.15th) it has acquired Cardiff-based fast growth fintech company SamePage Group, for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition comes after the success of a recent partnership that saw both companies work on a lifecycle…
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London AI startup Cytora raises £25m in new funding

UK-based insurtech Cytora, a provider of AI-powered solutions for the commercial industry, has raised £25m in a Series B funding round led by EQT Ventures, according to a BusinssesCloud report. The company was founded and spun out of the University of Cambridge by a team of machine learning scientists, data…

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US proposes bill to stamp out algorithm bias in tech firms

US lawmakers proposed a new bill on Wednesday that would require large tech firms to remove any algorithm bias embedded in their computer systems. The bill, entitled the Algorithmic Accountability Act of 2019, would authorise the Federal Trade Commission to create regulations requiring companies to assess their systems for race,…
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EU backs one-hour deadline for social networks to remove terrorist content

The European Union Commission has approved legislation that requires social media sites to remove terrorist content from their sites within one hour of being notified by authorities, according to an Associated Press (AP) report. If they fail to adhere to these new rules, they could be fined up to 4%…
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Cyberattacks becoming more costly and focused, UK government figures show 

While fewer businesses are suffering attacks or breaches, cyberattacks are becoming more costly and targeted, according to government figures. The Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2019 shows that around one in three businesses (32%) was a victim of an attack or breach in the past 12 months. While this is lower…
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Copyright reform backed by EU governments

The majority of EU governments on Wednesday officially approved a draft reform of copyright laws despite heavy opposition from tech firms, meme creators, and privacy campaigners. However, according to a Reuters report, Finland, Italy, the Netherlands, and Poland refused to support the deal – and two other EU countries abstained.…
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